Page Updated: Monday, April 22, 2024 1:32 PM ET

BBC News - Business

FTSE 100 stock index closes at new all-time high -- A weak pound and hopes of easing tensions in the Middle East drive up the UK's top stock index. -- Business

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Tesla cuts prices in major markets as sales fall - The move comes after the firm reported a sharp fall in deliveries in the first three months of 2024.

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Dubai airlines resume full schedule after flooding chaos -- Emirates airline has apologised for the disruption, saying its response was far from "perfect". -- Middle East

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Netflix profits soar after password crackdown -- The streaming giant said it added 9.3 million subscribers in the first three months of the year. -- Business

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Oil price eases as Iran downplays attack -- Oil prices eased after Iran said a missile strike from Israel did little damage. -- Middle East

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How Chinese firms are using Mexico as a backdoor to the US - Chinese firms are racing to set up factories in Mexico to bypass US tariffs and sanctions. Business

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UPS exec: The greenest mile is the mile not driven -- Laura Lane, UPS's chief corporate affairs and sustainability officer, enters the BBC's Executive Lounge to discuss the logistics company's future. -- Worklife

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TikTok warns US ban would 'trample free speech' -- The US House of Representatives voted on Saturday to ban the app if TikTok's owner does not cut China ties. -- US & Canada

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VW workers vote to unionise in major win for labour -- The United Autoworkers Union took a risk in a Republican - and often anti-union - part of the US. -- Business

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Boomerang CEOs: Do they ever succeed? -- Five years after being ousted from WeWork, Adam Neumann wants to re-buy the now-bankrupt business. -- Future of business

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How industry leaders transformed their career -- The BBC's Katty Kay has spoken to successful change-makers to ask what made them pivot in their career. -- Work Culture

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Women were the original beer brewers - what changed? -- Today, the beer industry is male-dominated, but it wasn't always so. -- Work Culture

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How waiting alters our perception of time -- Expert advice on how to get through a waiting period. -- Work Culture

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Playing with FIRE: The millennial movement to quit work -- A personal finance strategy popular among millennials is helping them retire decades early. -- Future of business

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Do the super-rich 'deserve' their wealth? -- Should there be a cap on billionaires' wealth and their inheritances? -- Future of business

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Four simple hacks to succeed in every conversation -- A career coach, a choreographer, a chef and a dragon boat captain offer advice on giving critical feedback. -- Work Culture

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Solo and hybrid work: Navigating our future and new normal -- Covid-19 reshaped the way we live and work. We rethink solo working and explore the future of work-life. -- Future of business

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Can supersonic flight ever be sustainable? -- How a new era of quiet, net zero supersonic airliners could revolutionise the aviation industry. -- Future of business

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Commencement speech: The surprising pitfall of your passions -- Students are graduating in the US this week. The commencement speeches might lead them into questionable choices. -- Future of business

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ASMR: How whispering took over the internet -- We meet the creators behind the current ASMR boom. -- Work Culture

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A desk full of descriptions for your work colleagues -- These are the long lost words you've been waiting for to describe your colleagues. -- Work Culture

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Veterinarian suicide rates are very high. Why? -- Veterinarian professionals are committing suicide at a higher rate than the general population. -- Work Culture

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Is Rishi Sunak keeping his five key promises? -- Reality Check

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County town 'can support a Premier League club' -- Beds, Herts & Bucks

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What is Bitcoin? Key crypto terms and what they mean -- US & Canada

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US interest rate setter says 'no hurry' to cut -- Business

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Club owner: 'I explained league system to investors' -- Beds, Herts & Bucks

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Influential with Katty Kay - Katty Kay sits down for in-depth conversations with some of the most powerful and change making people in the worlds of culture, business, and science.

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Chef José Andrés on the emotional power of food -- Nobel Peace Prize-nominated chef José Andrés tells the BBC about how food should be both an oasis and force for good.

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Jane Wurwand: The 'high-touch' future of business -- In an interview with the BBC, founder of the multimillion-dollar skincare empire Dermalogica talks about entrepreneurship, independence and why human skills are the future.

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The challenge of upgrading iconic steel windows

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Even in peaceful countries be ready for a siren blast

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Boom times for US green energy as federal cash flows in

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The rise of magnets – from surgery to outer space

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There's a revolution on the way in glass making

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Can TikTok's owner afford to lose its killer app? -- Sell or be banned - TikTok's US operations, by some estimates, could fetch up to $100bn. -- China

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Tesla recalls Cybertrucks over accelerator crash risk -- The electric car company, run by Elon Musk, is recalling thousands of what is its latest vehicle.

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UK rejects EU free movement for young people offer -- The EU Commission said UK and EU citizens under 30 should be able to work or study for up to four years. -- UK Politics

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The West says China makes too much. Its workers disagree -- Migrants are caught in China's manufacturing battles with the West, as Beijing tries to save its economy. -- China

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Tesla pushes for $56bn pay deal for Elon Musk -- The deal, if approved by shareholders and judges, would be the largest in corporate America.

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Google sacks staff protesting over Israeli contract -- Google sacked 28 staff members for taking part in protests against a contract with the Israeli government.

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BBC World News business headlines -- The latest international business headlines from BBC World News.

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'I feel survivor's guilt' says Post Office victim -- Former sub-postmaster Jo Hamilton told BBC Breakfast she feels "guilt" after settling with the government over the Horizon IT scandal.

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Watch: 'My biggest financial regret is...' -- People in Kent share their finance stories ahead of Wednesday's Budget. Would you share yours?

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Issa brother to step back after 'fixing' Asda -- Mohsin Issa, one half of the so-called "billionaire brothers" who own Asda, says he plans to hand over the running of the UK's third biggest supermarket.

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'We had to adapt our robots to the AI revolution' -- Sandy Enoch of Robotical explains why he had to pivot his educational robot company due to AI.

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'AI won't steal your job, but people using it may' -- Hovhannes Avoyan, founder of picture and video editing app Picsart, shares his advice for our CEO Secrets series.

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'They thought it was a sex shop' - The Body Shop in the '80s -- Archive footage shows Dame Anita Roddick talking about her company's success, in an 1984 interview.

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CCTV shows violent raid on Co-op store -- The retailer gave the footage to the BBC as it warned of a rise in attacks on retail staff.

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Not that difficult to buy a home, says NatWest chair -- Sir Howard Davies says he believes it is not currently "that difficult" for people to get on the housing ladder.

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'A viral Facebook post nearly blew up our business' -- Joanna Jensen, founder of skincare brand Childs Farm, shares advice for start-ups for our CEO Secrets series.

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Broadband rises must be 'clearer', says Ofcom boss -- The regulator has plans to make mobile and broadband firms more upfront about mid-contract price rises.

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'This earring helped me build my £4bn business' -- Richard Harpin, co-founder of Homeserve, explains how an earring taught him an early business lesson.

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'Taking control of my abuse story' -- Olivia DeRamus set up an app in the wake of her sexual assault. Now she's ready to take on Big Tech.

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Take off for ground-breaking green fuel flight -- It is the first transatlantic flight powered solely by alternative fuels.

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The enzyme that chews up plastic -- Could this be the solution for recycling more plastic?

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National Living Wage will increase to £11.44 per hour -- The rise is "fantastic news" and is worth £1,800 for full-time workers, says the Chief Secretary to the Treasury.

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How lockdown inspired fight against period poverty -- Inside a project tackling period poverty, with an army of thousands of volunteers across the world.

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'I don't enter leadership awards, it's not about me' -- Kathryn Jacob, CEO of cinema advertising firm Pearl & Dean, explains her philosophy of team leadership.

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'Pumpkins saved my business but almost squashed me' -- Kim Innes founded Humble Crumble, a crumble bakery that's sold more than half a million sweet treats.

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'We went from the streets to the stores' -- Jay Williams, founder of streetwear brand Hoodrich, talks about his business journey.

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Homeowner pain as major banks hike mortgage rates -- Lenders respond over views the Bank of England may not cut interest rates as soon as previously thought. -- Business

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Wind farm misses deadline for electricity sale scheme -- SSE is still awaiting approval for the project in the outer Firth of Forth. -- Scotland Business

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Rail strikes announced for May Bank Holiday week -- Train drivers will stage walks-out between 7 and 9 May while overtime bans will disrupt services. -- Business

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Thames Water makes bid to lift bills by up to 44% -- The troubled water firm pledges to invest more in the environment ahead of a key meeting with Ofwat. -- Business

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What are smart motorways and are they dangerous? -- The BBC's Panorama has found the tech behind smart motorways has failed repeatedly. -- Business

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Farmers hold 'tractor run' in pylon protest -- They drive along part of the proposed network in Aberdeenshire in protest against the plans. -- Scotland Business

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Prepayment meter payout numbers 'unacceptable' -- Just 1,500 out of 150,000 people have received redress after the force-fitting of prepayment meters. -- Business

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Vape firm claims it will survive UK disposable ban -- Elfbar-maker will "pivot" to reusable vapes, says distributor, but critics say it is exploiting a loophole. -- Business

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